Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This combined course enables studies in accountancy, economics, finance or financial planning which are ideal business majors to accompany the mathematics program, as students will learn how to undertake the sophisticated economic and financial modelling that is integral to business and government decision making. The mathematics program will prepare students for a career in finance, investment, information technology, environmental management, health, marketing, logistics, defence, media, education and research. Development of skills in communication, problem solving, critical thinking and teamwork form an integral part of the course and its graduates are also highly valued for their analytical and problem-solving skills.
This course consists of 384 credit points (32 units). The business component comprises of 16 units, consisting of 8 core units and 8 major units. The mathematics component comprises of 16 units.
- Applied and computational mathematics
- Financial planning
- Human resource management
- International business
- Operations research
- Public relations
Standard entry requirements
- Year 12, or equivalent
- Assumed knowledge: English, or Literature, or English and Literature, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C) and Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C)
Australian Mathematical Society; Statistical Society of Australia; Australian Society for Operations Research. Subject to choice of Business major: CPA Australia; Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Institute of Public Accountants. Account Planning Group Australia, Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association, Australian Direct Marketing Association, Communications Council, Youngbloods and nGen. Economics Society of Australia. Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Australian Human Resources Institute, Society of Human Resource Management (USA), Australian Institute of Management and Australian Institute of Training and Development. Australian Institute of Export, Logistics Association of Australia and Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. Australian Marketing Institute, Market Research Society of Australia, American Marketing Association, Chartered Institute of Marketing and Australian Institute of Export. Public Relations Institute of Aust. Financial Planning Association.
Students may be able to apply for advanced standing for previous study.
|Campus||Fees||Entry||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Gardens Point||International: $133,300||No|
QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for commencing and continuing students. Individual faculties also offer support through prizes, awards and bursaries that reward and encourage student effort through the generous support of individuals, industry and government sponsors. Our offer guarantee can give you peace of mind about your study choices. If you receive an ATAR or selection rank equal to or higher than the offer guarantee, you are guaranteed a place in the course regardless of the threshold. This means that when you know your ATAR or selection rank you can check your eligibility for a QUT course before receiving an offer. You still need to lodge a QTAC application by the closing date. A small number of courses do not participate in the offer guarantee scheme.